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Jim Sadwith

Coming Through the Rye

JAMES SADWITH [writer/director/producer] Jim started out writing and subsequently directing and producing movies, miniseries and drama series for television. His projects have won or been nominated for over thirty-five Emmy Awards and Golden Globes. He has been twice nominated for Emmys and won the Emmy for Best Direction with the miniseries "Sinatra (1992)." In addition he has twice been a DGA Award finalist and once a finalist for the Humanitas Award.  He has created three prime-time drama series: Crossroads, Gun and Cracker. Some of the actors he’s directed include: George Burns, Cliff Robertsen, Danny Aiello, Seth Green, Robert Sean Leonard, Dennis Weaver, JoBeth Williams, John Shea, Dabney Coleman, Ann Jackson, Brian Dennehy, Cloris Leachman, Marcia Gay Harden, Gina Gershon, Olympia Dukakis, Rod Steiger, Rosanna Arquette, Josh Hartnett, Randy Quaid, Jonathan Rhys Meyers and James Gandolfini. This is his second time working with Chris Cooper.